Hugh Richard JONES

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JONES, Hugh Richard

Service Number: 509
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 22nd Infantry Battalion
Born: St Pancras, London, England, United Kingdom, 3 December 1890
Home Town: Not yet discovered
Schooling: Carlisle Grammar School for Boys
Occupation: Motor mechanic
Died: Killed in Action, Flanders, Belgium, 4 October 1917, aged 26 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
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World War 1 Service

10 May 1915: Involvement Private, SN 509, 22nd Infantry Battalion
10 May 1915: Embarked Private, SN 509, 22nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ulysses, Melbourne

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Biography contributed by Geoffrey Gillon

He is remembered on the Trinity School War Memorial which commemorates  the Fallen of the Great War who had attended the Carlisle Grammar School for Boys. He was a pupil there in 1901.

Also remembered is former pupil: 

Private RICHARD BEEBY-Service Number 1110 who died of wounds 09/05/1918-ialso aged 26. He was with the 3rd Bn. Australian Infantry, A.I.F.

Hugh's surname is recorded as Hyndman-Jones and his address then was Levens Parsonage,  Milnthorpe, Westmorland.

He was killed in action aged 26.

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Biography contributed by Geoffrey Gillon

He was the husband of Wanda Dorothy Creswick Hyndman-Jones of 269 Reilly Street, Abbotsford, Victoria. 

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